Stará Ľubovňa Castle - Museum in Stará Lubovňa

Region: Region Prešov (Prešovský kraj)
District: Stará Ľubovňa
City / Municipality: Stará Ľubovňa
Tourist location:Spiš, Zamagurie
Mountains: Ľubovnianska vrchovina
Lies by the river: Poprad
Latitude:49° 18' 54.72252" / 49.3152007
Longitude:20° 41' 57.76619999987" / 20.699379499999964
Included in categories: Castles, Museums
Stará Ľubovňa Castle The castle is located on a hill above the town of Stara Ľubovňa in the Region Prešov (Prešovský kraj). The first written mention of the castle dates back to year 1311. The castle was built by King of Hungary Ondrej III at the turn of the 13th and 14th centuries. It was built as a guard castle, which protected the trade routes to Poland. In 1312 the castle was occupied by army of King of Hungary Karol Róbert. In years 1323 - 1342 was Ľubovňa castle owned by the family Drugeth. In 1412 the King of Hungary and the Roman Emperor Zigmund Luxemburski signed a peace treaty with the Polish king Vladislav II. Jagiełło at the Ľubovnian Castle. The peace treaty was the culmination of the negotiations that took place at the Stara Ľubovňa Castle. At this meeting a peace treaty and a loan agreement were signed. Vladislav II gave a loan to Zigmund Luxemburski, known as Spiš (Scepus) deposit. The loan was legally secured by deposit of the territory (34 towns and municipalities in Spiš region). The ... ... Read more

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